People Jesus Met: The Man With The Withered Hand


"By healing a nameless man in a tiny synagogue in Galilee, Jesus is reenacting  the most important story of the Jewish people-the Exodus of Israel form bondage in Egypt."



Today's Text: Mark 3.1-6, Exodus 14.8, 21-23, 26-27

Teaching Link:  People Jesus Met: The Man with the Withered Hand


Compare the story in Exodus and in Mark.  What are the similarities?


Are there things about which your heart is hardened?  


What might it look like to have your heart softened?


When do you feel powerless and afraid? What are areas of your life in which you need delivered?


Who are some people around you to whom you could stretch out your hand?  


What does restoration look like?